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The Resource The social ecology of infectious diseases, edited by Kenneth H. Mayer and H. F. Pizer

The social ecology of infectious diseases, edited by Kenneth H. Mayer and H. F. Pizer

Label
The social ecology of infectious diseases
Title
The social ecology of infectious diseases
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth H. Mayer and H. F. Pizer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643
LC item number
.S67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mayer, Kenneth H
  • Pizer, Hank
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communicable diseases
  • Epidemics
  • Social ecology
  • Communicable diseases
Label
The social ecology of infectious diseases, edited by Kenneth H. Mayer and H. F. Pizer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: What constitutes the social ecology of infectious diseases? -- Travel -- Changing sexual mores and disease transmission -- The international drug epidemic -- Urbanization and the social ecology of emerging infectious diseases -- Suburbanization in developed nations -- The social ecology of infectious disease transmission in day-care centers -- Protecting blood safety -- Food safety in the industrialized world -- Antibiotic resistance and nosocomial infections -- Vaccines and immunization -- Infectious diseases in the context of war, civil strife and social dislocation -- Bioterrorism -- Infectious diseases associated with natural disasters -- Climate change and infectious diseases -- Governance, human rights and infectious disease: theoretical, empirical and practical perspectives -- International organizational response to infectious disease epidemics -- Principles of building the global health workforce
Control code
155678419
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxxiii, 488 p.
Isbn
9780123704665
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)155678419
Label
The social ecology of infectious diseases, edited by Kenneth H. Mayer and H. F. Pizer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: What constitutes the social ecology of infectious diseases? -- Travel -- Changing sexual mores and disease transmission -- The international drug epidemic -- Urbanization and the social ecology of emerging infectious diseases -- Suburbanization in developed nations -- The social ecology of infectious disease transmission in day-care centers -- Protecting blood safety -- Food safety in the industrialized world -- Antibiotic resistance and nosocomial infections -- Vaccines and immunization -- Infectious diseases in the context of war, civil strife and social dislocation -- Bioterrorism -- Infectious diseases associated with natural disasters -- Climate change and infectious diseases -- Governance, human rights and infectious disease: theoretical, empirical and practical perspectives -- International organizational response to infectious disease epidemics -- Principles of building the global health workforce
Control code
155678419
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxxiii, 488 p.
Isbn
9780123704665
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)155678419

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